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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of the mothers

From: Problems associated with reconstitution, administration, and storage of antibiotic suspensions for pediatrics: a cross-sectional study in Nablus city, Palestine

Characteristics Frequency Percentage
Mothers age
 Less than 20 years 13 3.2
 Between 20–30 years 258 64.5
 Between 31–40 years 115 28.8
 Above 41 years 14 3.5
Monthly income
 Low 63 15.8
 Medium 274 68.8
 High 63 15.8
Educational level
 Primary school 6 1.5
 Middle school 44 11.0
 High school 159 39.8
 Diploma/University degree and more 191 47.8
Living place
 City 307 76.8
 Village 90 22.5
 Camp 3 0.8
Working mother
 Yes 83 20.8
 No 317 79.2
Child age
 Less than 1 years 63 15.8
 Between 1–3 years 236 59.0
 Between 3.1–5 years 64 16.0
 Above 5 years 37 9.2